Mystery math : a first book of algebra / by David A. Adler ; illustrated by Edward Miller.
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- ISBN: 9780823424542 (electronic bk.)
- ISBN: 0823424545 (electronic bk.)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource (33 pages) : color illustrations
- Publisher: New York : Holiday House, 
- Copyright: ©2011
|Summary, etc.:|| Algebra can be a mystery to many readers. But in this accessible first book of algebra set in a creepy haunted house, readers will learn to find the unknown number of skeletons, ravens, and bats by using simple addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division to solve equations. A hands-on activity further illustrates the topic by showing students how to make and use a balance scale. Vetted for accuracy by an expert in the new Common Core State Standards.
|Target Audience Note:|| AD 780 Lexile.
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